Today is the Artist Hokusai's birthday 23 – Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) For lots of activities have a look at this link to The Enchanted Learning site http://www.enchantedlearning.com/artists/hokusai/ Scratch Projects https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/23583881/ Art Projects block printing using polystyrene pizza trays/ food containers http://artcuratorforkids.com/japanese-woodblock-prints-lesson-for-preschoolers/... Continue Reading →
http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/library/books/war-horse http://www.filmeducation.org/warhorse/ http://www.warhorseonstage.com/learning/world-war-1-history/ https://education.scholastic.co.uk/content/20386 http://www.greatwar.co.uk/research/education/teacher-ww1-resources.htm http://www.thelowry.com/Downloads/community_education/Education_Scheme_of_Work_KS3.pdf
Super Scratch Programming Adventure http://scratched.gse.harvard.edu/sites/default/files/scratch2_samplechapters.pdf Creative Computing Learning Workbook http://scratched.gse.harvard.edu/guide/files/CreativeComputing20140820_LearnerWorkbook.pdf Starting from Scratch - this starts from the beginning what's a computer? What is Software etc, then has short tutorials which could be handouts that can be filled in to... Continue Reading →
Just lovely drawings from Ed Boxall who is an artist and educator. There are lots of ideas regarding learning about the Celts on his blog.http://edboxall.co.uk/2016/03/21/celts-and-gundestrup-cauldron-drawings/
This is a lovely site with lots of interesting facts about the planets and space from NASA and some great interactive games! It also has some ideas for teachers and educators!
15 Block Challenge! Today on our second computing club lesson we are going to try the 15 Block Challenge
This game helps children identify the different types of technology in a room. Once the child has selected an object, she then has to pick (from a multiple choice) the correct definition of the selected technology.